I created multiple signatures for one Gmail account. Now depending on the context I would like to select a different email signature manually when composing an email.  I created 3 different signatures for one mail account. In mail preferences, I set “choose signature” to "None”. for that mail account.

If I now compose a new mail, I don’t see the signature drop-down in the from line. 

New Mail to without signature drop down

How could I fix that?

  • what happens if you select one of those signatures rather than "none." Does it give you the choice then? Dec 13, 2019 at 12:29
  • @SteveChambers, then only the selected signature is added to the mail, but there is still no dropdown.
    – Vad1mo
    Dec 13, 2019 at 12:37
  • @Vadimo: Have you been through this for your resolution ? -> discussions.apple.com/thread/7793425
    – Udhy
    Dec 13, 2019 at 12:43
  • @Udhy, Thing is I don't see even the drop-down. But I tried the suggestions anyway. no luck so far.
    – Vad1mo
    Dec 14, 2019 at 21:31

1 Answer 1

  1. Go to the Library folder of your user folder. It is hidden, so press command+shift+. to unhide all folders.
  2. Go to


  1. Move the two .plists to your desktop

Restart your computer, open the application, and test. If it works okay, delete the plists from the desktop.


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